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Meet The Five Women In Poker Who Are Breaking Barriers & Making The Men Nervous

Meet The Five Women In Poker Who Are Breaking Barriers & Making The Men Nervous

Although not in the headlines, women have been making their mark on the poker tables since the sport became popular. That’s right – the girls are going for gold and […]

May 7, 2018 ×
3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

By Rachel Jackson Gender disparity has never been more of a talking point. Just take a look at the news. Sexual harassment in the workplace. A worrying gender pay gap. […]

March 14, 2018 ×
5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

By Makeda Waterman According to the United States Department of Labor, “Women comprised 47 percent of the total U.S. labor force. “As women enter the workforce after transitioning into a […]

February 5, 2018 ×
This Feminist Skateboarding Collective Wants To Disrupt The White, Male-Dominated Sport

This Feminist Skateboarding Collective Wants To Disrupt The White, Male-Dominated Sport

We love women who disrupt norms in the name of feminism. That is exactly what this group of badass skaters are doing for skateboarding culture. Collectively they are known as […]

October 12, 2017 ×
Artist & Producer Tiffany Miranda Started ‘Girls Make Beats’ Org. To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

Artist & Producer Tiffany Miranda Started ‘Girls Make Beats’ Org. To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

If you saw the recent HBO 4-part mini-series ‘The Defiant Ones’, you will be familiar with the story of artist, producer and entrepreneur Andre Young, aka the eponymous Dr. Dre, […]

July 19, 2017 ×
Four Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Where Women Are Making Progress

Four Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Where Women Are Making Progress

Gender discrimination has been an issue for many years as the fight for gender equality is still an ongoing process. In the US, the Equal Rights Amendment has never been […]

February 8, 2017 ×
Sports Broadcaster And Poker Superstar Kara Scott Builds Her Career In Male-Dominated Industries

Sports Broadcaster And Poker Superstar Kara Scott Builds Her Career In Male-Dominated Industries

Kara Scott isn’t your average sports broadcaster or poker player. This woman has had quite an incredible career journey so far and is rising up the ladder in not one, […]

December 1, 2016 ×
More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

By Samantha Rivers In an election where we have the first woman to ever be a front-running candidate for the President of the United States, it’s safe to say we’re […]

August 8, 2016 ×
This Entrepreneur Launched A Mechanic Business For Women To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

This Entrepreneur Launched A Mechanic Business For Women To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

It’s a very well-known phenomenon: women being taken advantage of at an auto mechanic shop, only to bring along a male with her the next time to ensure they take […]

May 26, 2016 ×
How I Dealt With Gender Discrimination As A Woman In The Automotive Industry

How I Dealt With Gender Discrimination As A Woman In The Automotive Industry

By Chelsy Ranard When I first started working for an off-roading tour in Alaska I didn’t know anything about cars – about any vehicle really. I walked on site for […]

September 25, 2015 ×
Guess Which Gender Accounts For The Majority Of The Gaming Audience Today?

Guess Which Gender Accounts For The Majority Of The Gaming Audience Today?

If you were following any of the gamergate saga, you’d be familiar with the way a handful of female game developers were treated by online haters who wanted to make […]

July 20, 2015 ×
Monster Truck Champ Nicole Johnson Is The Reason We Now Give A Damn About The Sport

Monster Truck Champ Nicole Johnson Is The Reason We Now Give A Damn About The Sport

Just when we never ever thought we’d be writing an article about Monster Trucks on GirlTalkHQ, we discover Nicole Johnson, and yep, just like that, we all of a sudden […]

May 26, 2015 ×
A Male Perspective On Women Navigating A Lesser-Known Male Dominated Industry

A Male Perspective On Women Navigating A Lesser-Known Male Dominated Industry

By Tony Rinna In the summer of 2011 I had an arrangement with a very kind young woman who managed one of the many boutique shops on the local pedestrian […]

April 5, 2015 ×
Meet The European Women Racing To Make Formula 1 History

Meet The European Women Racing To Make Formula 1 History

When you think of Formula 1 racing, names like Michael Schumacher, David Coulthard, or even Lewis Hamilton come to mind. It’s highly unlikely you’d think of any women in this […]

July 1, 2014 ×
New Photography Project Shows Beer Industry Is A Woman’s Place Too

New Photography Project Shows Beer Industry Is A Woman’s Place Too

What comes to mind when you think of beer? Men sitting at a pub with a big old glass of their favorite pint of ale? Or just male hipsters in […]

May 29, 2014 ×